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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 13, 1979

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

The week’s most popular songs, ranked by audio and video streaming activity on leading digital music services, radio airplay audience impressions based on monitored airplay and sales data, all compiled by Luminate. Audience totals are derived, in part, using certain Nielsen Audio listener estimates.

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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Week of January 13, 1979

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  • 1 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • September

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • -
    • 1
    • 9
      • -
      • 1
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.White, A.McKay, A.Willis

Producer(s):

M.White

Imprint/Promotion Label:

ARC/Columbia/Legacy

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 2 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Got To Be Real

      Cheryl Lynn
    • -
    • 1
    • 19
      • -
      • 1
      • 19
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Producer(s):

Pigmead, D.Paich, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 3 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Get Down

      Gene Chandler
    • -
    • 3
    • 12
      • -
      • 3
      • 12
  • 4 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Le Freak

      Chic
    • -
    • 1
    • 13
      • -
      • 1
      • 13
  • 5 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm So Into You

      Peabo Bryson
    • -
    • 5
    • 8
      • -
      • 5
      • 8
  • 6 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • What You Won't Do For Love

      Bobby Caldwell
    • -
    • 6
    • 14
      • -
      • 6
      • 14
  • 7 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I Don't Know If It's Right

      Evelyn "Champagne" King
    • -
    • 7
    • 13
      • -
      • 7
      • 13
  • 8 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Long Stroke

      ADC Band
    • -
    • 6
    • 13
      • -
      • 6
      • 13
  • 9 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)

      Parliament
    • -
    • 9
    • 6
      • -
      • 9
      • 6
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Producer(s):

G.Clinton, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca/Unknown

  • 10 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Don't Live Here Anymore

      Rose Royce
    • -
    • 5
    • 12
      • -
      • 5
      • 12
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Producer(s):

N.Whitfield, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Whitfield/Unknown

  • 11 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Free Me From My Freedom/Tie Me To A Tree (Handcuff Me)

      Bonnie Pointer
    • -
    • 11
    • 11
      • -
      • 11
      • 11
  • 12 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • I'm Every Woman

      Chaka Khan
    • -
    • 1
    • 15
      • -
      • 1
      • 15
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Producer(s):

A.Mardin, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 13 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Take That To The Bank

      Shalamar
    • -
    • 11
    • 13
      • -
      • 11
      • 13
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Producer(s):

D.Griffey, L.F.Sylvers,III, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/Unknown

  • 14 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Shake Your Groove Thing

      Peaches & Herb
    • -
    • 14
    • 12
      • -
      • 14
      • 12
  • 15 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Is It Still Good To Ya

      Ashford & Simpson
    • -
    • 15
    • 7
      • -
      • 15
      • 7
  • 16 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Don't Hold Back

      Chanson
    • -
    • 8
    • 17
      • -
      • 8
      • 17
  • 17 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Vibration

      Joe Simon
    • -
    • 17
    • 8
      • -
      • 17
      • 8
  • 18 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Angel Dust

      Gil Scott-Heron
    • -
    • 15
    • 13
      • -
      • 15
      • 13
  • 19 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Holy Ghost

      Barkays
    • -
    • 19
    • 6
      • -
      • 19
      • 6
  • 20 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • You Stepped Into My Life

      Melba Moore
    • -
    • 17
    • 13
      • -
      • 17
      • 13
  • 21 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Never Had A Love Like This Before

      Tavares
    • -
    • 21
    • 8
      • -
      • 21
      • 8
  • 22 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • It's All The Way Live

      Lakeside
    • -
    • 22
    • 9
      • -
      • 22
      • 9
  • 23 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Every 1's A Winner

      Hot Chocolate
    • -
    • 23
    • 9
      • -
      • 23
      • 9
  • 24 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Now That We Found Love

      Third World
    • -
    • 24
    • 10
      • -
      • 24
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 25 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Midnight Girl

      Lenny Williams
    • -
    • 20
    • 12
      • -
      • 20
      • 12
  • 26 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Your Sweetness Is My Weakness

      Barry White
    • -
    • 2
    • 18
      • -
      • 2
      • 18
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Producer(s):

T.Rundgren, A.Schmitt, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

20th Century/Unknown

  • 27 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • We Both Deserve Each Others Love

      LTD
    • -
    • 19
    • 11
      • -
      • 19
      • 11
  • 28 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • One Nation Under A Groove

      Funkadelic
    • -
    • 1
    • 22
      • -
      • 1
      • 22
  • 29 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Too Much Heaven

      Bee Gees
    • -
    • 29
    • 7
      • -
      • 29
      • 7
  • 30 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • (I'm Just Thinking About) Cooling Out

      Jerry Butler
    • -
    • 14
    • 14
      • -
      • 14
      • 14
  • 31 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • In The Night Time

      Michael Henderson
    • -
    • 15
    • 12
      • -
      • 15
      • 12
  • 32 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Ever Ready Love

      The Temptations
    • -
    • 32
    • 8
      • -
      • 32
      • 8
  • 34 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Changes

      Mother's Finest
    • -
    • 34
    • 8
      • -
      • 34
      • 8
  • 36 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Insane

      Cameo
    • -
    • 36
    • 6
      • -
      • 36
      • 6
  • 37 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Disco To Go

      Brides Of Funkenstein
    • -
    • 7
    • 16
      • -
      • 7
      • 16
  • 38 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • H.e.l.p.

      Four Tops
    • -
    • 38
    • 8
      • -
      • 38
      • 8
  • 39 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • GIVING UP,GIVING IN

      The Three Degrees
    • -
    • 39
    • 8
      • -
      • 39
      • 8
  • 40 RE- ENTRY
  • RE- ENTRY
    • Love Is

      Vernon Burch
    • -
    • 40
    • 10
      • -
      • 40
      • 10
  • 41 RE- ENTRY